County residents that have fallen behind on rent or utilities due to COVID-19 can apply for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP 2.3) to help pay rent and possibly utility costs.
County residents that have fallen behind on rent or utilities due to COVID-19 can apply for the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP 2.3) to help pay rent and possibly utility costs. The Emergency Rental Assistance Program 2.3 provides rental payment assistance for up to 12 months in arrears, if you meet certain income qualifications and are experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The amount of rental assistance you receive will depend on the amount of unpaid rent.
Residents are encouraged to apply online. You can also pick up and drop off the completed application from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at either of the two following locations. Please note these locations will be closed on federal holidays.
Northern Miami-Dade County
520 NW 75 Street
Miami, FL 33150
Southern Miami-Dade County
1542 SW 4 Street
Homestead, FL 33030
Click for Eligibility/Requirements and to APPLY
Residents can call 305-723-1815 with questions on the ERAP 2.3 program. Landlords / owners with residents that owe back rent are also encouraged to contact the County at LandlordsERAP@miamidade.gov or at 786-688-2440.
Residents facing housing instability can also access help from the State of Florida by visiting www.ourflorida.com
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